List of Famous Bands from Raleigh

List of Raleigh bands, listed by their level of fame. This Raleigh musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Raleigh bands are included, as well as many Raleigh musicians of underground status. This list of Raleigh musical artists includes information like what genre the artist falls under, what albums they've put out and more. If you want to know more about these famous Raleigh bands you can click on their names to learn more about them. Bands from every genre are listed here, including rock, pop, hip-hop/rap, jazz, and more.

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  • Ryan Adams
    Rock music, Heavy metal, Alternative rock
    • Albums: Heartbreaker, Gold, Love Is Hell, Jacksonville City Nights, Cold Roses
    David Ryan Adams (born November 5, 1974) is an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer and poet. He is best known for his solo career, during which he has released 16 ...more
  • Alesana
    Pop punk, Rock music, Emo
    • Albums: On Frail Wings of Vanity and Wax, A Place Where the Sun Is Silent, The Emptiness, Where Myth Fades to Legend, Try This With Your Eyes Closed
    Alesana is an American melodic metalcore band from Raleigh, North Carolina. Formed in 2004, the group is currently signed to Revival Recordings and Artery Recordings and have released two EP's and ...more
  • Corrosion of Conformity

    Corrosion of Conformity

    Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Rock music
    • Albums: Blind, Wiseblood, In the Arms of God, America's Volume Dealer, Deliverance
    Corrosion of Conformity is an American heavy metal band from Raleigh, North Carolina formed in 1982. For almost the majority of its existence, the band has consisted of guitarist Woody Weatherman, ...more
  • Clay Aiken
    Pop music, Contemporary Christian music, Pop rock
    • Albums: Merry Christmas With Love, All Is Well, Measure of a Man, On My Way Here, A Thousand Different Ways
    Clayton Holmes "Clay" Aiken (born Clayton Holmes Grissom; November 30, 1978) is an American singer, television personality, actor, politician, and activist. He first gained fame when he came in ...more
  • Doug Aldrich
    Heavy metal, Hard rock
    • Albums: Electrovision, Alter Ego
    Doug Aldrich (born February 19, 1964) is a Los Angeles-based hard rock guitarist. He founded the band Burning Rain with Keith St. John in 1998 and has played previously with the bands Whitesnake, ...more
  • The Foreign Exchange
    Hip hop music, Neo soul, Electronic dance music
    • Albums: Connected, Love In Flying Colors, Dear Friends: An Evening with the Foreign Exchange, Leave It All Behind, Authenticity
    The Foreign Exchange is an R&B/electronica/hip hop duo consisting of the American rapper/singer Phonte Coleman and the Dutch record producer Nicolay.